Friday, January 04, 2019

28 American English Words And Their British Equivalents | Sporcle Quiz

For my latest Sporcle quiz, I attempted to name these 28 British English Words from their American English equivalents. Easy, right? Not entirely. Watch the video to see how I did.





Laurence Brown is a British writer and YouTuber who somehow convinced the city of Chicago to let him in. He is an English Language graduate from Lancaster University and a passionate word etymologist, with a particular interest in British and American neologisms. Since moving to the United States, he has become increasingly curious about Britain's historical influence on American culture and about America in general.

1 comment:

Beyond the Dalet said...

bureau is an outdated and/or regional term. the word dresser I believe is a more common term

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